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A new study from the University of Iowa recently found the amygdala, an almond-shaped area of the brain, is not the only part of the brain managing fear; other regions, such as the brainstem, the insular cortex and the diencephalon, also play a role.
Researchers from the University of Colorado Cancer Center say that they may have discovered a new, more targeted way of treating melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer.
A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine that looked at three decades of mammogram screenings finds that as much as a third of cancer diagnosed by routine mammograms may not be life-threatening.
Researchers from the American Academy of Neurology recently found that a mother’s high blood pressure during pregnancy could impact a child’s cognitive skills long into adulthood.
Researchers from Oregon State University (OSU) recently found that a zinc deficiency mechanism is related to aging and a number of diseases.
A new study finds that menopause evolved as a way to limit competition between a mother-in-law and her new daughter-in-law.
Dressed in a white coat, a physician wrapped a piece of gauze around the arm of a female wearing a black shirt. The female was tense and anxious, sitting patiently as vials were attached to her arm.
Teenagers in New York looking to express themselves with body piercings should look for a different method.
20,000,000. This is the number of peripheral artery disease patients Pluristem Therapeutics, a placenta-based cell therapy company, is working to assist.
Researchers recently discovered that, for menopausal women who exercise, they experience fewer hot flashes in the 24 hours after physical activity.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).